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Onychotreta Ulrich and Cooper 1936 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Orthotetida - Triplesiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 26894

Synonyms: Eilotreta (no. 26748), Lissotreta (no. 26842)

Parent taxon: Triplesiidae according to A. Williams et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Acaretyrricula, Amphiplecia, Bicuspina, Brachymimulus, Caeroplecia, Cliftonia, Craigella, Grammoplecia, Ogmoplecia, Onychoplecia, Oxoplecia, Paraonychoplecia, Placotriplesia, Plectotreta, Streptis, Triplesia

Subtaxa: Onychotreta mesleri

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Type: Onychotreta mesleri

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder